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Oct 8, 2012 6:03pm EDT
democrats who only disagree on where they want the government to interfere in your life. >> we're speaking with a $16 trillion debt. housing market that's shaky. where do you start to finding solutions. >> i think the right solution is to get the government out of the economy as much as possible. it's gotten too big. it spends too much money. what we really need to do is let the free markets solve a lot of these problems. as for the housing market, that's a harder issue. a lot of bad debt still needs to be clear before any real recovery is possible there. >> former secretary of state condoleezza rice recently called education the civil rights struggle of our day. do you agree with that assessment and how do you address it. >> i believe that education is a big problem, but the problem is in the that there's too little government in education but much too much. we need to allow the free market to provide things like voucher programs, charter schools and allow bad teachers to be fired and good teachers to be rewarded. >> what do we do with afghanistan? what's the end game? >> this ha
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Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm EDT
question 6 is rooted in my belief that the government should treat everyone equally. i would not want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, therefore i should not deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. this law does not force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and protecting all marylanders. join me in voting for question 6. >>> beautiful fall day outside, not too hot or cold. lots of sunshine, really leaves are crunchy now. >> perfect conditions for fall. with the marathon tomorrow and ravens sunday, hopefully the weather holds up for us. wyatt everhart is on the go at the zoo, wyatt everhart is it going to stay like this for long? >> reporter: it's going to be fall like. temperatures troping tonight. a frost advisory across much of maryland. chilly to say the least. a lot of the runners will be running in cold air. part through the maryland zoo. speaking of here, i want to bring you amy, you are one of the animal collection specialists here at the zoo. i
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Oct 11, 2012 9:00pm EDT
. now, we think that government taking 28% of a family and businesses income is enough. president obama thinks that the government ought to be able to take as much as 44.8% of a small business's income. look. if you taxed every person in successful small business making over $250,000 at 100%, it only run the government for 98 days. if everybody who paid income taxes last year, including successful small businesses, doubled their taxes, we'll still have a $300 billion deficit. you see? there aren't enough rich people to tax to pay for all their spending. and so, the next time you hear them say, don't worry about it, we'll get a few wealthy people to pay their fair share, watch out, middle class. the tax bill is coming to you. that's why we're saying, we need fundment am tax reform. let's look at it this way. 8 out of 10 businesses, they file their taxes as individuals, not as corporations. where i come from, overseas, which is lake superior, the canadians, they drop their tax rates to 15%. the average tax rate on businesses in the indtrialized world is 25% and the president wants t
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Oct 10, 2012 6:00am EDT
accident. you know we have air bags here that we count on and today, the government is warning car owners whose air bags have been replaced in the past three years that dangerous counterfeit bags may have been installed. the national highway traffic safety administration says tens of thousands of car owners may be driving vehicles with counterfeit air bags. some of the counterfeit bags do not enflat properly. and in -- inflate properly. in one case it fired shards of plastic and other projectiles on impact. they include a manufacturer's logo. so far, no deaths or injuries have been reported. now checking out air bags could run about 100 dollars or more and some types of cars have as many as 8 air bags. car owners should be sure to check a government website safer car.gov or call the manufacturer or local dealership to find out if their vehicle model is one with a counterfeit air bag. very important information. information to keep you and your family safe. reporting live in rogers forge sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> a teenage girl shot to death while visiting her aunt 16 years ol
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Oct 8, 2012 11:00pm EDT
with holdings. >> that's your money. that's money that the government is giving back to you in the spring but why let the irs keep it? you can be saving orrin vesting this money or spending on worthwhile adventures. >> you can see about $500 with in the next two months by filing a new [inaudible]. >> home warrants have become almost standard with home sales, more than 75% now include a warranty. why it may not always be worth it so you don't waste your money. >> if you want peace of mind a home warranty sounds like a smart move. protect you from the high cost major repairs such as water heater failure for just a few dollars a month. for some that vanishes the first time they try to use it. joe and leslie didn't want any surprise when is they bought a 25-year-old house. they spent $400 on a home warranty. when the furnace went out. >> they wouldn't cover it. >> they wouldn't. >> reporter: the gas valves weren't covered by the warranty. then when their garage door opener went out the warranty wouldn't cover that either. >> tried too. based on the fact it was a power surge. >> reporte
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Oct 8, 2012 4:00am EDT
governments unable to take politically unpopular steps. the brightest, though, according to the study is the u.s. economy. >>> well, it is a sign of the times, fewer people are sending greeting cards thanks to the internet. so hallmark is closing a factory that made a third of its cards. it says sales in greeting cards are off by one-sixth. it said the company is adopting new online technology just like its customers. >>> liam neeson action film single was tops at the box office this weekend doing twice twice the business, the take for "taken 2" was 50 million bucks. meanwhile, "hotel transylvania" checked in at $27 million and "pitch perfect at $17 million. >> even if you don't like the message, it needs to get out there about travesties around the globe. >>> when we come back, see a wedding party turn into one ugly mess. the camera was rolling as a drawn brawl turned deadly. >>> also, an important new clue this morning in a desperate search for a girl who disappeared simply trying to make her way to school. i love this time of year. it's like its own new beginning. it's all about chang
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Oct 10, 2012 11:00pm EDT
rooted in my belief that the government should treat everyone equally. i wouldn't want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, so i shouldn't deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. i support this law because it doesn't force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and all marylanders equally under the law. join me in voting for question 6. it's heavy lifting. you start with a democratic senator named ben. by getting bwi-marshall funding for new runways, he's helping us serve 21 million passengers a year, which helps keep 100,000 jobs that depend on the airport, and that means more cargo for more businesses and more skycaps unloading more taxis... welcome to bwi. ...carrying families with more luggage. thanks. it's like he's out here with us. he's my friend, ben. i hope he's your friend, too. i'm ben cardin, and i approve this message.
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Oct 11, 2012 11:00pm EDT
belief that the government should treat everyone equally. i would not want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, therefore i should not deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. this law does not force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and protecting all marylanders equally under the law. join me in voting for question 6.
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Oct 11, 2012 4:30am EDT
pay more to keep warm this winter. a government agency says that the cost to use heating oil will go up by 20% more than last year. now homes with natural gas can expect a 15% increase and analysts say the increase is most likely due to the colder winter that's being predicted. >>> lawmakers for james holmes will be back in court for a hearing this morning. his defense team is now asking for sanctions against the state over early leaks of the holmes' first mug shot and the notebook sent to the university of colorado. he is accused in the july shooting rampage in the movie theater in colorado that left 12 people and 58 others injured. >>> five story parking garage in florida it collapsed and killed two people. this happened on wednesday. now several others there they were hurt when the roof of the garage fell. creating a pancake style collapse. one person is still missing but the college says no students were hurt in the incident. >>> joy turned to sorrow when a 6 day old panda cub died at the national zoo last month. officials will disclose the information during a news conference an
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Oct 11, 2012 6:30am EDT
through july through september. one reason for the hiring boom is the gov ruts are starting -- government budgets starting to recover. >>> well, get ready to pay more keeping warm this winter. the cost will use heating oil is going to go up 20% than it was last year alone. homes with natural gas are expect to pay 15% more. and analysts say the increase is mostly due to the colder weather being predicted now for the coming winter. >>> all right i know a lot of you do want to see some snowfall too early to talk about that. but this morning you definitely do want to take a coat right lynette? >> you said it melt began. it is cold out there this morning. look at the temperature in ellicott city. 42 degrees, westminster 41. 45 frederick and bowie 44- degrees this morning. 46 degrees right now in chesapeake beach. chestertown 46 degrees and denton at 47. so the coat is needed. we see bel air this morning. well, we are looking at mainly clear skies right now. and that's going to translate into lots of sunshine. as we head throughout the day. my challenge to you, try to find a cloud as we go thro
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Oct 10, 2012 5:30am EDT
safe. there could be problems with some air bags in certain vehicles there. and today, the government is warning car owners whose air bags have been replaced in the past three years that dangerous counterfeit bags may have been installed. national highway traffic safety administration says thousands of car owners may be driving vehicles with counterfeit air bags. some of the counterfeit bags do not inflate properly. in one case, a counterfeit bag fired shards of plays plaste being on impact and the fake bags look like ash-- plastics on impact and the fake bags look like real bags. no deaths or injuries have been reported and checking out air bags could run 100 dollars or more and some types of cars have 8 air bags. car owners should check a government website or call the manufacturer or local car dealership to check and make sure to see if your model and vehicle model is is on that counterfeit back list. reporting live in rogers forge, sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> if you are tired this morning, you cannot blame the o's. hopefully you got a good night's rest after tuesday's travel d
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Oct 12, 2012 2:35am EDT
plus side, paul ryan stood his own against somebody, 40 years experience in government. on the other hand. folks who support obama saw in joe biden an aggressiveness and passion and defense of the administration you did not get from the president. not nearly as vigorous one last week. in that sense a draw. they both did what they had to do. all comes back down to tuesday night. that really is going to be probably the clutch debate. >> tuesday is the second presidential debate. that is going to be held at hofstra university, moderated by a woman, candy crowley of cnn. townhall style including foreign policy. i just was, what struck me is that it is really split. i think they bethoth appealed t their base. from some polls, women were turned off bay interrupting and laughing joe biden. a lot of people calling for more substance explanation from paul ryan. >> on the other side, if women were turned off by the most tense question of the night the one about role with religion and abortion. clearly paul ryan made it clear, he is pro-life. joe gave a nuanced, answer, look, in my personal lif
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 7:00am EDT
going to be change at the government level. >> all right, dr. richard besser, we appreciate very important information. george, over to you. >> okay. amy, thanks. >>> now, what could be the latest fallout from skyrocketing gas prices out west. with fuel so valuable, thieves are stealing gas from the pumps. abc's cecilia vega is at the pumps to explain what they're doing. >> george, good morning. take a look at this. all of this gas here at this station in los angeles, well above $5 a gallon whichhows you just how valuable the stuff is these days. one pair of thievers here in california stole so much gas they have enough to make more than four-round trips between los angeles and new york city. the brazen thieves hit this shell station near sacramento four times in three days. managing to steal $4,500 worth of gasoline. >> i don't know, if it will cover that money or not. >> reporter: in all, they took off with more than 1100 gallons of precious gas. here's how police say they did it. at 1:30 in the morning. a man in blake pickup pulled up to the station. somehow, he managed to dis
ABC
Oct 11, 2012 2:35am EDT
deployed and you have to have it replaced. the government says go to an authorized delter and make sure you get the real deal. less than 250,000 vehicles over the past three years may be affected. advice, if you are not sure you got a real replacement. have a dealership check your new airbag. david kerley, abc news, washington. >> outrageous. one thing, a count fit handbag. >> shooting ow of the steering wheel. ridiculous. check www.safer car.gov. learn which vehicle models among those who may have gotten those counterfeit airbags. >> frightening. coming up, no matter what your age is, likely the cartoon "peanuts" was part of your childhood. now a mu movie coming your way. [ male announcer ] sponges take your mark. [ female announcer ] one drop of ultra dawn has twice the everyday grease cleaning ingredients of one drop of the leading non-concentrated brand... to clean 2x more greasy dishes. dawn does more. so it's not a chore. ♪ oh i need someone to read me stories ♪ ♪ oh ♪ someone to turn the page >>> well, finally this half-hour, the promise of more peanuts. yes, more ch
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Oct 10, 2012 7:00am EDT
rooted in my belief that the government should treat everyone equally. i would not want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, therefore i should not deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. this law does not force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and protecting all marylanders equally under the law. join me in voting for question 6.
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 6:30am EDT
hang out with the baby gator or tiger cub. >>> the government says wells fargo scamed many of you and we will tell you why they are going to court and what this is all about. >>> plus we don't blame the guys for running. after all thanksgiving is coming up. more on a neighborhood dealing way ward turkey. >> and we have lots of clouds around this morning. i will tell you when we will see the sun coming up. >> reporter: well, the west side of the beltway is extremely conjested at old court road and we are dealing with several accidents. details coming up on good morning maryland. >>> good wednesday morning thanks for joining i am megan pringle. fipple time for your abc2 news to go -- time for your abc2 news to g sherrie johnson is live with a consumer alert about fony air bags and charley is live with detail on how this city is plapping to cheer on the -- planning to cheer on o's. but first the weather with meteorologist lynette charles. >> good morning. let's check out maryland's most powerful radar because we are dry. we did get showers overnight and they were much needed but things a
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Oct 11, 2012 5:00pm EDT
government should treat everyone equally. i would not want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, therefore i should not deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. this law does not force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and protecting all marylanders equally under the law. join me in voting for question 6. >>> a vending machine eating your money is frustrating. a north carolina woman went to the extreme. you can see debra johnson can be seen seth the machine on fire. she will get her chance to come clean during a court appearance. >>> students had trouble focusing in class when they saw this mamma bear and cubs. school officials walked the grounds to make the area was safe. the area is full of salmon. >>> the details on the scope of the meningitis outbreak that keeps growing. >>> we'll have the latest numbers. >> one person is still missing after that massive parking garage collapse. we'll hear from the family. >> and omazing team coverage. we'll have a look
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Oct 12, 2012 5:30pm EDT
there are no official rules governing the labeling of organic foods for pets. what about claims like premium, super premium, ultra premium. the foods are not required to contain different or higher quality ingredients. >> those are defined by the marketplace. >> reporter: veterinarian katie nelson says a lot of the terms maybe more about marketing, like the phrase, natural, we found no fta definition for that term. but there are industry guidelines set up for the pet food companys to follow, there should not be artificial flavors, colors or preservatives, however, you can still be using by-products and using all sorts of things that might not be the best quality, but still natural. so you can put natural on the labels. >> reporter: look for claims that say complete and balanced. that's actually defined by law, a company must prove it's pet food con contain all the nutrients necessary for a healthy dog or cat. why would pet food makers put the other claims on products , the pet food institute believe pet owners know the difference. >> they know the coats and energy levels and how much
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Oct 10, 2012 2:00pm EDT
uninjured. >>> not so long ago i showed you guys this psa from the wvu student government discouraging students from burning couches. this is somewhat of a tradition in morgantown. they burn couches to celebrate football wins. over the weekend, wvu beat texas 48-45 and the morgantown fire department reported at least 35 street fires saturday night through sunday morning. there's tons of videos all over the fáinternet, many of them couches. >> so what you're telling me is that this psa worked beautifully. >> it seems as though the psa may have been counterproductive. also led to a riot in morgantown. >> they're macing people. >> wvu fans, of course, taking to twitter to show off this tradition. this guy drinking a beverage and has a phone whilst sitting on a burning couch. at least four students were charged with malicious burning, at least ten others arrested for charges ranging from battery on an officer to alcohol-related offenses. now, the school says that those involved will be disciplined. they're not happy about it. here's a headline from the "dominion post" in morgantown. behav
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Oct 10, 2012 11:35pm EDT
congress. in celebration of over 75 years of our government employees insurance company, or geico...as most of you know it. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newcaster: breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties! with cake! and presents! ah, that was good. too bad nobody could hear me. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. >>> okay, be honest. can you imagine a hamburger you would pay $295 for, loaded with truffles and flecks of actual gold and complete with bragging rights. but why? abc's t.j. winick brings us a taste of the high life for tonight's "sign of the times." >> reporter: you won't find quayle egg, truffles and caviar on just any mound of meat. >> the meats range $40 to $80 a pound. >> reporter: say hi to the hamburger as rich in cost as it is in taste. what is the most expensive ingredient? >> they're all top of the line, black truffles, caviar, sea salt that is smoked with al dechder . >> serendipity 3, known for the $1,000 ice cr
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Oct 9, 2012 6:30am EDT
save you money, too. >> that's your money. that's money that of course the government is giving back in the spring but why let the irs hold onto it all year. you can save or investing the money or earning interest along the way or spending on worthwhile ventures such as holiday gifts. >> see $500 within the next two months by simply filing a new w- 4 at work. >>> stay with us, are you thinking about cooking eggs? a lot of you are. it's a great breakfast meal. but you might not want to do it because they couldn't be cracked up to what they say they are. we will tell you how some say the healthiest benefits might not be from that breakfast. and also ahead this morning, criticism over sugary sodasintensifies and some beverage are rolling out vending machines that will put calorie counts at your fingertips. >>> be a we have been -- and we have been watching temperatures and in baltimore it's 48 degrees. we are seeing temperatures at 52 in annapolis and if you want to see what's going on with the radar, you can see that showers pulling through the area. all you have to do is go to the app
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Oct 10, 2012 4:00am EDT
>>> this morning, targeted by terrorists. >> the government changes its story about that breakdown in bengha benghazi. it was terror after all, not angry protesters, killing the u.s. ambassador. and the issue is front and center at a hearing on capitol hill. >>> on the campaign trail. a new, softer side of mitt romney. his family urging the change, as polls show him closing the gap in battleground states. >>> airport arsenal. a boston man detained at l.a.x., after what border agents found in his luggage. body armor, weapons, even body bags. >>> and snoopy on the silver screen. the big announcement. charlie brown and the gang, in a brand-new movie. >>> good wednesday morning. i'm sunny hostin, in for paula faris. >> good morning, everybody. i'm rob nelson. we begin this wednesday, with tough questions ahead on capitol hill today, about last month's attack that killed the u.s. ambassador to libya, as well as three other americans. >> the title of the house committee probe speaks volumes. it's called the hearing on the failure in benghazi. tahman bradley is here with a preview. good m
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Oct 7, 2012 9:00am EDT
, without a government federal subsidy and all that debt. >> let's talk about friday's job numbers and raised suspicions among governor romney's allies friday morning. jack welch, the former chairman of ge said unbelievable jobs numbers. these chicago guys will do anything. can't debate so change numbers. steve forbes follows up and says welch is right. does governor romney put any stock in those theories and have any suspicions at all about the bls numbers? >> george, the numbers themselves are very damning. when you look at it, we had fewer jobs created in september than were created in august, fewer jobs created in august than were created in july. our unemployment rate has come down because for -- since president obama took office for every new job created more than six workers have left the labor force. if labor force participation was what it was when the president took office, unemployment would be around 10.7%. these jobs that were added in september were largely part-time jobs. so we still have 23 million american, that number has not changed at all, would are either unemp
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Oct 7, 2012 8:00am EDT
objections by the united states. officials say the u.s. government is worried that weapons like shoulder-fired missiles could end up in the hands of terrorists. >>> and meanwhile, syrian president bashar assad made a rare appearance this saturday, the first time he was seen out of his palace since back in march. >>> two more u.s. service members have been killed in action in afghanistan. they were killed by insurgents in the eastern part of that country bringing the death toll this year to at least 257 americans. >>> and a navy s.e.a.l. who gave his life in afghanistan was honored on saturday. the navy's newest ship, the "uss michael murphy," it was commissioned in new york city. the destroyer is named for the first award d the medal of honor during that war in afghanistan. murphy was killed trying to save fellow s.e.a.l.s during an ambush back in 2005. >>> and nearly two dozen people were injured when a bus overturned in new jersey saturday. the bus traveling from toronto, canada, to new york went off an exit ramp sliding down an embankment before stopping finally on its side. eight of
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Oct 8, 2012 11:35pm EDT
, rising from the ashes of a government bailout, has included some severe self-reflection, including a top secret automotive torture chamber. for the first time, gm is giving us a peek at how they smash or bash a new model long before any critic can. and abc's elisabeth leamy is the one to take us behind the scenes. >> reporter: it's like hazing for cars. engineering as an extreme sport. these are the tests the leaner, meaner general motors is putting its vehicles through. tests the public has never seen before. we had unprecedented access to the gm proving ground, one of the most secretive sites in the automotive world. our tour guide on the wild ride is james bell, gm's new head of consumer affairs an audacious choice because he spent years slamming automotive companies as a journalist, once callinged cadillac cim m arron a real letdown. >> reporter: gm is the car company that produced infamous chevy vegas, x cars in '80s and saturns and plain ugly pontiac aztecs in the 2000s, that's why the post bailout strategy is to improve reliability and its reputation. with more and more extrem
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Oct 9, 2012 7:00am EDT
, members of congress. in celebration of over 75 years of our government employees insurance company, or geico...as most of you know it. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newcaster: breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties! with cake! and presents! ah, that was good. too bad nobody could hear me. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >>> lots of smiles under the umbrellas in times square this morning. congrats for sam. and this music brings us back. "st. elmo's fire." >> that's relentless '80s. >> lara and i almost did the big hair. >> how about a guy that's barely changed in 30 years? rob lowe, our co-host this morning. on team robin this morning. she's recovering from her bone marrow transplant. >> thank you so much. hello, george. good morning. >> rob lowe shared some secrets about the song, though. he will share them later. >> i have some background on that. for once. >> how does it feel at the desk? >> i feel a
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Oct 10, 2012 4:55am EDT
of unnecessary government spending. at last week's presidential debate romney said he would stop the funding for pbs an though he loved big bird. sesame street creators say they want the muppets left out of the campaign completely. >>> from the center of controversy to being surrounded by support. a teen ridiculed by her teacher for expressing her political belief went back to school for the first time since last month. she is 16-year-old sam and she says she was humiliated for wearing a romney ryan t-shirt. she claims her gee op at this teem are demanded she take it off saying it would be -- geometry teacher and demand she take it off saying it would be like a kkk skirt. >> we are behind here in the teacher says her words were misinterpreted. the girl doesn't want the teacher fired and hopes to mack amends. >>> they were seen loading up carts with groceries and seems they had no intention of paying for it. we will tell you what made the would be thieves leave the store in a hurry. plus a cancer spare says the tsa embarrassed her in front of hundreds of pass injuries saying it was th
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Oct 14, 2012 9:00am EDT
governments and across the industry so we can all produce energy more safely. i want you to know, there's another commitment bp takes just as seriously: our commitment to america. bp supports nearly two-hundred-fifty thousand jobs in communities across the country. we hired three thousand people just last year. bp invests more in america than in any other country. in fact, over the last five years, no other energy company has invested more in the us than bp. we're working to fuel america for generations to come. today, our commitment to the gulf, and to america, has never been stronger. so let me tell you what i know:k about question seven... if question seven passes, my company's going to... bring table games, like blackjack and poker... right here to baltimore. a twenty-five million dollar investment... that'll create five hundred new jobs. all right here. today, marylanders are spending $500 million gaming... in other states. let's keep it here. i'm chad barnhill, and we're ready to build right here. we're ready, and it's real. and all that has to happen... is question seven.
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Oct 10, 2012 2:35am EDT
. >>> the federal government is suing wells fargo bank in new york for thousand of loan defaults spanning the last decade. the lawsuit claims wells fargo falsely certified that its loans met the requirements necessary for government insurance. the government is hoping to recover hundreds of millions. it says it had to pay out to cover loan defaults. >>> well parts of lake michigan are looking a lot more like the high seas. take a look at the big waves churning out there. fueled yesterday by wind, topping 50 miles an hour. the walters were so rough, a car ferrying canceled service and gusting wind knocked out power to more than 1,000 folks. see, if paula was here, michigan native. she would have lots to say. from michigan. i'm from jersey. so i don't. >> ha-ha. i'm from manhattan. >> exactly. here is a look at your wednesday weather -- rain from fargo to duluth. and marquette, michigan. snow showers to the north. cloudy with a few sprinkles new york to d.c. showers in new england. scattered thunderstorms around miami, west palm beach. showers along the california coast. >>> mostly
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Oct 13, 2012 8:00am EDT
. >>> and the government is turning up the heat on google. "the new york times" reports that the federal trade commission will recommend that the government sue the search giant. the investigation focuses on whether google manipulates search results to favor its own products. >>> and finally, it's not graceland. but the king did live there. elvis presley's beverly hills home is on the market. the asking price for the four-bedroom estate with a pool, spa and guest house, a mere $13 million. >>> time, for the weather. over to ginger zee. >> thanks, ron. i want to start with more pictures of the severe weather, out of lubbock, texas. one of my old students. i used to be an adjunct professor. she shared with me some pics out of lubbock with some low-lying clouds. maybe we have them or maybe we don't. there we are. we have the thunderstorm clouds. you can see some of the hail and structure of the storm there. and a lot of people were out chasing. fortunately, about 20 reports in total. 2 tornadoes, 18 hail. and looks like no injuries and no deaths. that's good news. but there's more t
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Oct 10, 2012 6:30pm EDT
if your air bag has deployed and you have to have it replaced. the government says goes to an authorized dealer and make sure you get the real deal. less than a quarter million vehicles repaired over the past three years may be affected. the advice tonight? if you are not sure you got a real replacement, have a dealership check your new airbag. david kerley, abc news, washington. >>> and coming up right here, outrage on board a plane. a man boards a plane, wearing what looks like a bulletproof visit, packing knives, clubs, shackles and body bags? how did he get on board? the answer, next. let's see if we can get one past the defense. hut! go! here it comes! right on the numbers! boom! get it! spin! oh, nice hands! chest bump. ugh! good job, man. nice! okay, halftime. now, this is my favorite play. oh! i'm wide open. oh, fumble. fumble. don't want to fumble any of these. [ male announcer ] share what you love, with who you love. kellogg's frosted flakes. it's up... and it's good! good?! they're grrreat! by the armful? by the barrelful? the carful? how about...by the bowlful? ca
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Oct 12, 2012 11:35pm EDT
government employees insurance company, or geico...as most of you ow it. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newcaster: breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties! with cake! and presents! ah, that was good. too bad nobody could hear me. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. >>> jaguars get sports cars named after them. pandas get top billing in environmental fund-raisers and then there are the critters that are the butt of the joke in a chain e-mail. but abc's matt gutman met one woman who believes even the most homeliest animals need love, too. >> reporter: they are the mythical creatures lurking in the shallows of the amazon. just bit me in the leg! >> i thought that was you rubbing my leg with your foot! >> reporter: brazil's fabled pink river dolphins, up to ten feet long. wild. powerful. and, let's fate, seriously ugly. just look at that pback, the h k hooked nose, the whiskers. do they have plastic surgery here? but as luzieucy cooke reminds
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Oct 12, 2012 4:00am EDT
a better chance to get where you're going on time. new government numbers show that between january and august, airlines had an 82% on-time arrival rate. that's the best showing in 18 years. and canceled flights dropped to a record low. >> you notice how you get a plane ticket and there's a time on there. the time on the ticket is longer than what the captain tells you to get on the plane. the numbers make you seem like you get there on time. that's what i'm just saying. i'm going to call brian ross. >>> a famous fast food face is getting a makeover. get ready for a new look at wendy's. >> the past 30 years, this has been the face of wendy's. the familiar red pigtails and the little freckled girl. now, there's the update. all part of an overhaul for the brand. the new logo will be serving the name wendy comes from the daughter of the chain's founder, dave thomas. my family has single-handedly supported several wendy's in our lifetime. >>> when we come back, "endeavour" rolls out towards the california science center. >>> d the latest from maine, where a prostitution case has plenty
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 4:30am EDT
. today, the government is actually warning car owners whose air bags have been replaced in the past three years that dangerous counterfeit bags may have been installed. the national traffic highway safety administration says tens of thousands of car owners may be driving vehicles with counterfeit air bags. some of the counterfeit bags do not inflate properly. in one case a. counterfeit backfired sharts of plastic and projectiles. they have been made to look like air bags made by automakers and include a manufacturer's logo. so far, no deaths or injuries have been reported. checking out air bags could run $100 or more and some cabs have as many as 8 -- some cars have as many as 8 air bags. you can call your local manufacturer or local dealership to find out if your vehicle model is actually one of the counterfeit air bags. all in an effort to keep you and your family safe. reporting live, sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> it's a good chance you have not been outside yet but if you saw sherrie you could tell it's misty and foggy and in some spots rany. is that the -- rainy. is that the
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 6:30am EDT
6 is rooted in my belief that the government should treat everyone equally. i would not want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, therefore i should not deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. this law does not force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and protecting all marylanders equally under the law. join me in voting for question 6. >>> good morning, i'm charlie krause. let's check the forecast. >>> it is chilly outside. look at the 30s. and upper 30s and dew point at 38. we have some dry air. the winds are calm now but they will pick up t is breezy and the winds out of the northwest at 15 to 20 miles an hour rather. and in centreville 46 the dew point at 46. and at 40. the dew point at 39. and we are also going to be dealing with plenty of sunshine as we walk out the door this morning. the radar is dry right now. it will stay that way. we'll see clouds as we go throughout the day. i will call the sun-cloud mix. that's courtesy of a cold front that's
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Oct 9, 2012 6:00pm EDT
government should treat everyone equally. i wouldn't want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, so i shouldn't deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. i support this law because it doesn't force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about.
ABC
Oct 14, 2012 6:00pm EDT
government's choice. >> reporter: though she told me she knows mitt romney is pro-life on this day she brought her family to hear him. you'll listen to mitt romney today. >> yep. >> reporter: like so many families this weekend james and tiffany and their children picking out their pumpkins. people are now saying it all does come down to ohio. do you since the importance? >> i do. definitely. no question about it. >> reporter: as we talked about what they say they need to hear tuesday night in the debate -- >> daddy, give me the pumpkin. >> reporter: it's not the election. it's the pumpkin. what you're choosing for the pumpkin. picking pumpkins is the easy part. they want to see a different president in this second debate. so if you were in the debate prep room this weekend, with the president, what would you tell him he needs to do in this debate. >> i think he needs to be hard hitting on some of his issues and i think he needs to take a more concrete stand. >> reporter: rick and his wife told me they liked what they heard from mitt romney in the first debate. do you think it'll be har
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 2:05am EDT
government spending. so was it a mistake targeting america's favorite yellow bird? >> it was not a target. it was pointing to one example. big bird is pretty successful. >> the show relies on less than 0.1% of federal dollars. >> welcome to the middle class, big bird. despite or because of it, big bird has helped the romney campaign raise money. >> i got a million tweets. >> so you are on twitter? >> no, i'm a bird. tweet something how we talk! >> reporter: what is also talking are the sales here at sullivan's toy store here in washington, d.c., they say they have sold more big bird items than they have in the past, proving how profitable one yellow bird can be. >> incredible. besides pbs being this much of the budget and they did a poll that showed 70% of the country showed opposing de funding. poor big bird in the crosshairs of the debate. but we lover him in the overnight. >> we do. what is he doing? looking over your shoulder? >> no. >> we should bring him on the show? >> everybody else has done it. >>> and a well-known daredevil. >> how he plans to survive the next three days the next th
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Oct 9, 2012 2:35am EDT
. interesting too what congress looks into, in the house oversight and government reform committee will have hearings wednesday. at least two folks from the state department expected to testify. congress shining a spotlight on exactly how prepared or not prepared we were. >> just getting to the crime scene, turned out to be pretty difficult. took the fbi three weeks to reach the location and gather evidence from there. it's been about a month. i know the white house has promised to bring justice but hasn't spelled anything in particular out. so i think they're waiting for facts to roll in, which are rolling in very slowly at this point. >> slowly. >> look for that to play a role in foreign policy debate. coming up too. >>> also we are hearing from an unrepentant jerry sandusky, a judge is expected to send him to prison for the rest of his life. sandusky released a defiant jailhouse statement to a penn state radio station, declaring his innocence and blaming it on a conspiracy, by lying, accusers, investigators and the media. >> they can take away my life. they can make me out as a monst
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
pastor, my support for question 6 is rooted in my belief that the government should treat everyone equally. i wouldn't want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, so i shouldn't deny others based upon mine. it's about fairness. i support this law because it doesn't force any church to perform a same sex marriage if it's against their beliefs. and that's what this is about. protecting religious freedom and all marylanders equally under the law. join me in voting for question 6. ♪ >>> oh, they want to be wide-awake. a.j. and m.j. a hard morning at the beach. they are so hungry. but they're so sleepy, too. who wins out? spaghetti or sleep? you'll find out. in just a few minutes. >> a news investigation. we're going to investigate the medical phenomenon, george, going on. >> of sleep. it's new. ground-breaking. >> and how you can eat in your sleep. a.j. and m.j. show us. that is great stuff. good morning, everyone. robin at home, recovering from her bone marrow transplant. great to have amy robach here. >>> we are going to reveal more about the alleged prostituti
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